New tax plans slammed by miners

FEDERAL government plans to tax mining companies for an extra $A9 billion a year have been slammed by industry groups, with one peak organisation saying it will “bury” the industry in Australia.

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Mining associations were united in their description of the new tax as a “revenue grab” that will savage the industry, and all were quick to point out that the resource sector already pays its share